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Internet providers in 41501

Find internet providers serving the 41501 area. Compare plan pricing and speeds from fiber-optic, cable and DSL providers.

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41501 internet providers

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AT&T $30 100 - 18 MbpsDSL80%
Gearheart Communications - -Cable79%
Suddenlink Communications $30 50 - 150 MbpsCable71%
Birch Communications - -DSL66%
Gearheart Communications - -DSL8.756%
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41501 internet service at a glance

At 99%, broadband coverage in the 41501 ZIP code is comparable to the rest of Kentucky - 98%, and comparable to broadband coverage across the U.S. - 95%.

The vast majority of those living in the 41501 ZIP will have access to cable, which covers 98% of households. DSL internet is also an option for many, offering service to 91% of the area. No fiber-optic providers are currently available in Pikeville, but satellite or fixed-wireless providers may offer broadband options in your area.

There are seven internet providers serving the 41501 area, and 91.50% of households will have internet options from more than one provider. Among seven internet providers in 41501, prices start at $30 and available download speeds reach up to 150 Mbps.

Top high-speed internet providers in 41501

The largest internet providers serving the 41501 ZIP code are AT&T, Suddenlink Communications, and HughesNet bringing DSL, cable, and satellite options to the area.

DSL internet from AT&T is available to most in the 41501 ZIP code, covering 80% of households. Many will also have the option of cable from Suddenlink Communications, which covers 71% of the area. Pikeville’s third most-available internet provider, HughesNet, offers satellite to around 100% of residents in the 41501 ZIP code.

AT&T DSL internet

Provider
AT&T
Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

18 Mbps

Max upload speed

0.768 Mbps

Average availability

80%

DSL from AT&T offers broadband to nearly all households in the 41501 ZIP code, covering 80% of the area.

DSL internet from AT&T uses telephone lines to deliver service, which often leads to lower prices and higher availability, though download speeds are likely to be slower than cable or fiber-optic internet.

Internet prices for AT&T start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $42.50.

AT&T customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 100 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.30 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pikeville, $0.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, AT&T offers download speeds up to 18 Mbps and upload speeds up to 0.768 Mbps in 41501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 80% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Pikeville's providers, 55 Mbps.

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Suddenlink Communications cable internet

Provider

Suddenlink Communications

Starting price*
$30/mo.
Max download speed

150 Mbps

Max upload speed

7 Mbps

Average availability

71%

Cable from Suddenlink Communications offers broadband to most households in the 41501 ZIP code, covering 71% of the area.

Suddenlink Communications’s cable network is likely to offer faster speeds than DSL or satellite service, but 41501 residents in densely populated areas may experience slowed speeds during peak usage times.

Internet prices for Suddenlink Communications start at $30/mo.*, which is significantly lower than the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $42.50.

Suddenlink Communications customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 50 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $0.60 per Mbps, about the same as the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pikeville, $0.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, Suddenlink Communications offers download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 7 Mbps in 41501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 71% of the area, and are slightly faster than the average max speeds from all Pikeville's providers, 55 Mbps.

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HughesNet satellite internet

Provider
HughesNet
Starting price*
$59.99/mo.
Max download speed

25 Mbps

Max upload speed

3 Mbps

Average availability

100%

Satellite from HughesNet offers broadband to all households in the 41501 ZIP code, covering 100% of the area.

HughesNet satellite internet offers reliable connection throughout the 41501 ZIP where other internet types may not be available, but service is likely to come with low monthly data allowances and high latency, making streaming binges and real-time online gaming impractical.

Internet prices for HughesNet start at $59.99/mo.*, which is significantly higher than the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $42.50.

HughesNet customers who choose the lowest-priced plan can expect speeds up to 25 Mbps, which comes to an estimated $2.40 per Mbps, higher than the average cost per Mbps for the lowest priced plans in Pikeville, $0.90.

For those who value internet speed as much as cost, HughesNet offers download speeds up to 25 Mbps and upload speeds up to 3 Mbps in 41501 ZIP code. These download speeds are available to 100% of the area, and are about the same as the average max speeds from all Pikeville's providers, 55 Mbps.

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Internet providers in 41501 frequently asked questions

Suddenlink Communications is the fastest internet provider in the 41501 ZIP code with download speeds up to 150 Mbps. These speeds are available to 71% of households in 41501. The next fastest internet provider in the 41501 ZIP code is Gearheart Communications, offering download speeds up to 100 Mbps to 79% of the area.

AT&T offers the cheapest internet in the 41501 ZIP with service starting at $30/mo. This is significantly less than the average starting price for internet in Pikeville, $42.50.

Fiber and cable internet are similar internet service types, but fiber offers a few advantages over cable. Fiber internet can deliver faster upload and download speeds than cable in most areas, and is less vulnerable to slowed speeds during peak usage times. Cable does have the advantage over fiber in terms of availability, covering 89% of U.S. households compared to fiber’s 38%.

Each video streaming service has varying recommended speeds, but speeds up to 10 Mbps will often handle streaming on one device. For HD and 4K streaming, consider faster speeds of at least 25 Mbps to reduce buffering and maintain optimal picture quality.

Monthly costs for internet can range from $20 to $60, depending on which providers are available in your area. Added fees for Wi-Fi service and equipment can add to that cost, but your internet provider may give you the option to use your own router, which can lower the monthly internet cost.

There are benefits to using your own router vs. buying or renting one from your internet provider, such as lower monthly costs and more product options. If you choose to use your own router, keep in mind that your internet provider’s tech support may not be able to fully assist you with your personal router. Select providers may not give you the option to use your own router.